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Venture Capital vs. Private Equity: Understanding The Difference - Forbes
14 Feb 2019

Venture Capital vs. Private Equity: Understanding The Difference  Forbes

With increasing coverage and interest in startups, fundraising and venture capital, many terms have become more ambiguous than ever. That can leave ...


Ex-Google CFO opens up a venture capital office in London with $600m fund - City A.M.
19 Feb 2019

Ex-Google CFO opens up a venture capital office in London with $600m fund  City A.M.

Former Google chief financial officer Patrick Pichette will lead a venture capital (VC) office in London with Canadian firm Inovia Capital.


Missoula health care execs get $1.2M in venture capital for tech startup to better prepare patients - The Missoulian
18 Feb 2019

Missoula health care execs get $1.2M in venture capital for tech startup to better prepare patients  The Missoulian

A group of health care executives in Missoula have attracted $1.2 million for a new technology-based startup that aims to improve surgical patient outcomes and ...


Canadian venture capital firm Framework Venture Partners launches $115 million AI startup fund - VentureBeat
05 Feb 2019

Canadian venture capital firm Framework Venture Partners launches $115 million AI startup fund  VentureBeat

Framework Venture Partners has announced the first close of a $115 million fund for Canadian artificial intelligence (AI) startups.


Allianz Targets Tech, Insurance Investments with $1.1B Venture Capital Fund - Insurance Journal
20 Feb 2019

Allianz Targets Tech, Insurance Investments with $1.1B Venture Capital Fund  Insurance Journal

European insurer Allianz SE is increasing the size of its tech investment fund to 1 billion euros ($1.1 billion), making it one of the largest.


Startup definition widened, more relief for investors - Economic Times
20 Feb 2019

Startup definition widened, more relief for investors  Economic Times

NEW DELHI: The government announced a series of changes aimed at freeing investors and entrepreneurs from the so-called angel tax that's roiled India's ...


Microsoft's M12 venture capital arm backs Israeli fintech firm nsKnox - SiliconANGLE News
20 Feb 2019

Microsoft's M12 venture capital arm backs Israeli fintech firm nsKnox  SiliconANGLE News

Microsoft Corp. today said it has invested in an Israel- and Boston-based startup called nsKnox Technologies Inc. that sells software designed to secure ...


Facebook's Chief AI Scientist Backs Music Startup In $4.5 Million Funding Round - Forbes
20 Feb 2019

Facebook's Chief AI Scientist Backs Music Startup In $4.5 Million Funding Round  Forbes

The music startup is called Antescofo and its Metronaut app helps classical musicians.


Microsoft’s venture fund M12 invests in fintech-security startup nsKnox - MSPoweruser
19 Feb 2019

Microsoft’s venture fund M12 invests in fintech-security startup nsKnox  MSPoweruser

nsKnox is a fintech-security startup that focuses on protecting corporate payment systems against insider threats, cyber-fraud, and data manipulation attempts.


AI startup ViSenze raises US$20m in Series C funding - The Business Times
20 Feb 2019

AI startup ViSenze raises US$20m in Series C funding  The Business Times

VISENZE, a startup that sells artificial intelligence (AI) technology to boost e-commerce, has raised US$20 million in Series C funding. The funding round was ...


Leo Capital's Rajul Garg on early-stage funding in India, startup valuations and more - VCCircle
20 Feb 2019

Leo Capital's Rajul Garg on early-stage funding in India, startup valuations and more  VCCircle

Leo Capital, a venture capital firm focussed on early-stage technology investments, has built a portfolio of 10 companies since its launch in 2017. The firm ...


Ecommerce Logistics Startup Xpressbees Secures $4.9 Mn From InnoVen Capital - Inc42 Media
20 Feb 2019

Ecommerce Logistics Startup Xpressbees Secures $4.9 Mn From InnoVen Capital  Inc42 Media

Xpressbees counts companies such as Flipkart, Paytm, Snapdeal as its clients. The startup will use the *fresh* funds to expand its existing network. It is also ...


AI tech startup Flexciton raises £2.5m from venture capital - GrowthBusiness.co.uk
23 Jan 2019

AI tech startup Flexciton raises £2.5m from venture capital  GrowthBusiness.co.uk

Flexciton, an artificial intelligence-driven technology which speeds up production line planning and scheduling, has raised £2.5 million in venture capital.


Setting And Monitoring Goals For Your Startup - Forbes
20 Feb 2019

Setting And Monitoring Goals For Your Startup  Forbes

Setting goals is one of the most important things a startup can do. For our company, the goal-setting process is much more than documenting our to-do list of ...


Healthcare venture capital is growing: 13 latest deals - Becker's Hospital Review
18 Feb 2019

Healthcare venture capital is growing: 13 latest deals  Becker's Hospital Review

Venture capitalists poured $2.6 billion into healthcare startups in January, and several healthcare venture capital deals were announced in the first half of ...


Equity Crowdfunding Platform Startupxplore Became One of Spain's Largest Online Venture Capital Networks This Week - PRNewswire
14 Feb 2019

Equity Crowdfunding Platform Startupxplore Became One of Spain's Largest Online Venture Capital Networks This Week  PRNewswire

LONDON, Feb. 14, 2019 /PRNewswire/ -- Equity-based crowdfunding platform Startupxplore became Spain's largest online startup investors network this week ...


This Silicon Valley VC Firm Raised $500 Million To Invest Ahead Of Growth-Stage Giants Like SoftBank - Forbes
20 Feb 2019

This Silicon Valley VC Firm Raised $500 Million To Invest Ahead Of Growth-Stage Giants Like SoftBank  Forbes

A new $500 million fund from Menlo Ventures looks to fill a "gap" created by large growth funds and SoftBank. But is it smart business, clever marketing, or both?


Looking to Innovate? Ditch the Startup Mentality and Adopt a Venture Capitalist Mindset - Kellogg Insight
04 Feb 2019

Looking to Innovate? Ditch the Startup Mentality and Adopt a Venture Capitalist Mindset  Kellogg Insight

Executives are often told they need to think like entrepreneurs. Stay lean. Drive innovation. Bring a garage mindset to the c-suite strategy meeting.


Orlando venture capital firm puts more money into Florida startups than any other - Orlando Sentinel
14 Feb 2019

Orlando venture capital firm puts more money into Florida startups than any other  Orlando Sentinel

An Orlando-based investment group that has put money into several local tech startups has been named Florida's most-active venture capital firm by an analyst ...


EF raises $115M new fund, aiming to create another 300-plus startups in the next three years - TechCrunch
19 Feb 2019

EF raises $115M new fund, aiming to create another 300-plus startups in the next three years  TechCrunch

Entrepreneur First (EF), the London-headquartered “talent investor” that recruits and backs individuals pre-team and pre-idea to enable them to found startups, ...


Compliances that Every Startup Must Follow During its Early Stages - Entrepreneur
20 Feb 2019

Compliances that Every Startup Must Follow During its Early Stages  Entrepreneur

This is why startups should consider the following to ensure legal hygiene.


The AlleyWatch NYC Startup Daily Funding Report: 2/19/19 - AlleyWatch
19 Feb 2019

The AlleyWatch NYC Startup Daily Funding Report: 2/19/19  AlleyWatch

The latest venture capital, seed, and angel deals for NYC startups for 2/19/19 featuring funding details for Covera Health and Zipdrug.


Food delivery startup Munchery folds, leaving small businesses on the hook - Marketplace APM
19 Feb 2019

Food delivery startup Munchery folds, leaving small businesses on the hook  Marketplace APM

In 2018, U.S. venture capital investment surpassed the 2000 dot-com peak for the first time. According to the financial data company PitchBook, investors put ...


Why Raising Venture Capital Doesn't Guarantee Success - Forbes
28 Jan 2019

Why Raising Venture Capital Doesn't Guarantee Success  Forbes

Stories of big rounds and soaring valuations can breed dismay in founders who fail to attract the attention of prestigious VC firms. But the grass isn't always ...


This Former Coyote Logistics Vet Just Launched His Own Logistics Startup - American Inno
19 Feb 2019

This Former Coyote Logistics Vet Just Launched His Own Logistics Startup  American Inno

As Chicago cements itself as a logistics-tech hub, another startup has popped up to join the pack, and this one has ties to one of Chicago's most notable logistics ...


Dtac aims to boost startups - The Nation
20 Feb 2019

Dtac aims to boost startups  The Nation

Dtac has introduced startup funding by venture capital firms for Bt33-495 million to allow firms to get closer to global funding sources.


Female Founders Raised 2.2% of All Venture Capital Dollars in 2018 - Fortune
28 Jan 2019

Female Founders Raised 2.2% of All Venture Capital Dollars in 2018  Fortune

Female founders got 2.2% of all venture capital dollars in 2018, the exact same percentage the year before as progress stalls.


10 Qualities Of Highly Successful Entrepreneurs - Forbes
18 Feb 2019

10 Qualities Of Highly Successful Entrepreneurs  Forbes

What does it really take to become a successful entrepreneur? There are actually quite a few different opinions on this, even among top angel investors and ...


Cybersecurity Startup Armorblox Raises $16.5M, Launches Out Of Stealth - Crunchbase News
20 Feb 2019

Cybersecurity Startup Armorblox Raises $16.5M, Launches Out Of Stealth  Crunchbase News

Investment into cybersecurity companies nearly doubled from 2016 to 2018, with investors pumping $5.4 billion into ventures addressing threat mitigation, ...


Facebook chief AI scientist joins $4.5 million round for algorithmic music startup Antescofo - VentureBeat
19 Feb 2019

Facebook chief AI scientist joins $4.5 million round for algorithmic music startup Antescofo  VentureBeat

Paris-based Antescofo announced it has raised $4.5 million of venture capital, a round that includes backing from Facebook's chief AI scientist Yann Le Cun.


Venture Capital body asked to state no. of startups that got angel tax notice - Economic Times
30 Jan 2019

Venture Capital body asked to state no. of startups that got angel tax notice  Economic Times

MUMBAI: The Indian private equity and venture capital association (IVCA), a grouping of investors, has launched a survey to find out details of startups that are ...


GV, Salesforce back $50M round into network intelligence startup ThousandEyes - SiliconANGLE News
20 Feb 2019

GV, Salesforce back $50M round into network intelligence startup ThousandEyes  SiliconANGLE News

GV, Salesforce back $50M round into network intelligence startup ThousandEyes - SiliconANGLE.


Israeli cybersecurity startup acquired by global firm for $560 million - Haaretz
19 Feb 2019

Israeli cybersecurity startup acquired by global firm for $560 million  Haaretz

Global cybersecurity company Palo Alto Networks, founded by Israeli Nir Zuk, announced on Tuesday it entered into a definitive agreement to acquire Israeli ...


Cupertino 'surround' video startup backed by Intel acquired for $125M - Silicon Valley Business Journal
19 Feb 2019

Cupertino 'surround' video startup backed by Intel acquired for $125M  Silicon Valley Business Journal

The startup was profiled in The Pitch in 2013 and developed a videoconferencing device and software it calls PanaCast, designed to replicate the panoramic ...


China, part 3: The state of the travel startup ecosystem - PhocusWire
19 Feb 2019

China, part 3: The state of the travel startup ecosystem  PhocusWire

This month train stations and highways around China are experiencing peak volume, as hundreds of millions of the country's citizens travel to celebrate the ...


The First Indian Woman CEO of a Nearly $1 Billion Startup Makes it to Entrepreneur India's 35-under-35 - Entrepreneur
20 Feb 2019

The First Indian Woman CEO of a Nearly $1 Billion Startup Makes it to Entrepreneur India's 35-under-35  Entrepreneur

Blender's Pride Reserve Collection presents Entrepreneur's 35U35 list. The list includes some path-breaking names from the field of entrepreneurship, and one ...


US Startups Expect Business Conditions to Improve Despite Increased Uncertainty - PRNewswire
20 Feb 2019

US Startups Expect Business Conditions to Improve Despite Increased Uncertainty  PRNewswire

SANTA CLARA, Calif., Feb. 20, 2019 /PRNewswire/ -- Silicon Valley Bank (SVB), the bank of the world's most innovative companies and their investors, released ...


An entrepreneur’s guide to Moscow: Scaling between the golden domes - The Next Web
20 Feb 2019

An entrepreneur’s guide to Moscow: Scaling between the golden domes  The Next Web

The majesty of Moscow is no secret, but relatively few Westerners have had the chance to get to know it up close. Fulfilling a longtime dream, a team member ...


Canadian venture capital firm EnerTech hails sale of U.S. map startup Ushr as ‘a big success story’ - The Globe and Mail
13 Feb 2019

Canadian venture capital firm EnerTech hails sale of U.S. map startup Ushr as ‘a big success story’  The Globe and Mail

Japanese company Dynamic Map Platform is reportedly acquiring the Detroit-based company for around $180-million.


Richer from Walmart buy, Flipkart's Sachin Bansal invests in Ola - Quartz
20 Feb 2019

Richer from Walmart buy, Flipkart's Sachin Bansal invests in Ola  Quartz

A chunk of the $1 billion that Flipkart co-founder Sachin Bansal pocketed while exiting the e-commerce firm last year seems to be flowing back to India's startup ...


Scrutiny Over SoftBank's Mega Fund Could Impact VC Fund Raising And Deals - Forbes
19 Feb 2019

Scrutiny Over SoftBank's Mega Fund Could Impact VC Fund Raising And Deals  Forbes

Scrutiny over how and how much Softbank's Vision Fund is investing will likely impact venture fund raising and valuations for investments in emerging ...


St. Louis startup serves worldwide patent market - St. Louis Business Journal
20 Feb 2019

St. Louis startup serves worldwide patent market  St. Louis Business Journal

Juristat, which provides statistical analysis for patent applications, said it serves 15 of the largest 50 patent law firms.


Ergosup raises €11M, French startup develops tech to produce high pressure hydrogen on site for H2 vehicles - Silicon Canals
20 Feb 2019

Ergosup raises €11M, French startup develops tech to produce high pressure hydrogen on site for H2 vehicles  Silicon Canals

French startup Ergosup has raised €11 million through the PSIM Fund to develop its technology and invest in increasing its team. Read more…


Startup India Standup India: A New Dawn - Transfin.
20 Feb 2019

Startup India Standup India: A New Dawn  Transfin.

India ranks third globally in terms of its 'startup ecosystem' after USA and China. We have made huge strides in the Global Innovation Index and are currently ...


Edtech startup Toppr eyes $100M revenue by 2020; to drive growth via Bharat - YourStory.com
19 Feb 2019

Edtech startup Toppr eyes $100M revenue by 2020; to drive growth via Bharat  YourStory.com

Edtech is one of the hottest startup sectors in India today. There is a large addressable audience, rising investor interest, growing paid subscriptions, and intense ...


Prolific Tiger Global Management Maintains Strong Investment Posture - Crunchbase News
20 Feb 2019

Prolific Tiger Global Management Maintains Strong Investment Posture  Crunchbase News

Although relatively secretive in the way it navigates new opportunities and emerging markets, investment firm Tiger Global Management continues to flex its ...


India is an exciting market for the next few decades: Rohit Bodas, Propel Venture Partners - YourStory.com
19 Feb 2019

India is an exciting market for the next few decades: Rohit Bodas, Propel Venture Partners  YourStory.com

In January 2019, Propel Venture Partners, an early-stage investment firm based out of San Francisco, made its first investment in India, led by Rohit Bodas.


Innovation festival Unbound returns to Bahrain - Trade Arabia
20 Feb 2019

Innovation festival Unbound returns to Bahrain  Trade Arabia

World-renowned innovation festival Unbound will return to Bahrain on March 6 and 7 to showcase some of the most inventive brands, start-ups, and government ...


Angel tax: New startups may look to register overseas - Times of India
17 Feb 2019

Angel tax: New startups may look to register overseas  Times of India

India Business News: The threat of foreign incorporation comes even as the rechristened DPIIT (department for promotion of industry and internal trade) and ...


A look at some financing options for small business owners - Nairametrics
20 Feb 2019

A look at some financing options for small business owners  Nairametrics

To aid startups and SMEs, we have put together a number of ways by which business owners can raise the much-needed capital they require to start.


Startup Challenge Monterey Bay seeking applicants - Benitolink: San Benito County News
20 Feb 2019

Startup Challenge Monterey Bay seeking applicants  Benitolink: San Benito County News

Startup Challenge Monterey Bay is back in 2019, offering regional businesses and entrepreneurs a chance to gain additional funding for their endeavors.


50 deals that signal a growing impact investing market in Latin America - ImpactAlpha
20 Feb 2019

50 deals that signal a growing impact investing market in Latin America  ImpactAlpha

Mérida, Mexico – An increasing number of proof points are beginning to add up to a viable impact investing marketplace in Latin America. In the past year, ...


Cybersecurity Startup Firedome Raises $4.5 Million - CTech
20 Feb 2019

Cybersecurity Startup Firedome Raises $4.5 Million  CTech

Firedome develops endpoint detection and response cybersecurity protection for smart-home devices.


15 Powerful Quotes On Success - Forbes
20 Feb 2019

15 Powerful Quotes On Success  Forbes

Eager to build a successful business? Here are the quotes of those who have made it, and the DNA and definition of what it takes to be a successful ...


PayU is in talks to invest $150 million in CapFloat - Economic Times
19 Feb 2019

PayU is in talks to invest $150 million in CapFloat  Economic Times

New Delhi| Bengaluru: Global fintech major PayU is in advanced discussions to invest $100-150 million in Bengaluru-based CapFloat Financial Services, which ...


Ahead of Election, Venture Capitalist Izhar Shay Joins Israeli Centrist Party - CTech
20 Feb 2019

Ahead of Election, Venture Capitalist Izhar Shay Joins Israeli Centrist Party  CTech

Izhar Shay, a managing general partner at venture capital fund Canaan Partners Israel is the number 12 candidate for the Israel Resilience party, headed by ...


SoftBank, Abu Dhabi Plan To Pump Money Into New European Tech - pymnts.com
19 Feb 2019

SoftBank, Abu Dhabi Plan To Pump Money Into New European Tech  pymnts.com

European tech startups are getting a new source of funding thanks to a new $200 million investment from Japan-based SoftBank.


Pantera, Coinbase Join $4.5 Million Round for Staking-as-a-Service Startup - CoinDesk
31 Jan 2019

Pantera, Coinbase Join $4.5 Million Round for Staking-as-a-Service Startup  CoinDesk

Blockchain investment firm Pantera Capital is leading a $4.5 million seed round in Staked, a startup that provides institutional investors with the technical ...


Asia becomes a CVC powerhouse, may overtake North America - DEALSTREETASIA
19 Feb 2019

Asia becomes a CVC powerhouse, may overtake North America  DEALSTREETASIA

In 2018, Asia accounted for 38 per cent of total CVC-backed deals, up from 31 per cent in 2017. The region continues to close the gap on North American deal ...


Google to acquire data migration startup Alooma in cloud push - VCCircle
20 Feb 2019

Google to acquire data migration startup Alooma in cloud push  VCCircle

Alphabet Inc's Google said on Tuesday it will buy data migration company Alooma, as part of efforts to catch up with bigger cloud *service* rivals Amazon.com Inc ...


Fraud’s New Paradigm: Let Fraudsters In, But Never Let Them Leave - pymnts.com
19 Feb 2019

Fraud’s New Paradigm: Let Fraudsters In, But Never Let Them Leave  pymnts.com

In the new Digital Fraud Tracker, BBVA explains how banks must focus on keeping the money in with stronger verification methods than keeping fraudsters out.


Myntra co-founder, PremjiInvest execs invest in apparel brand Turms - VCCircle
20 Feb 2019

Myntra co-founder, PremjiInvest execs invest in apparel brand Turms  VCCircle

Bigphi Technologies Pvt. Ltd, which sells apparel under the brand Turms, has raised Rs 2 crore (around $285000) in *fresh* funding.


IFTTT co-founder Linden Tibbets steps down as CEO, replaced by turnaround specialist Chris Kibarian - TechCrunch
19 Feb 2019

IFTTT co-founder Linden Tibbets steps down as CEO, replaced by turnaround specialist Chris Kibarian  TechCrunch

After raising $24 million in funding led by Salesforce in April 2018, the startup IFTTT — which provides an API platform so that people can create short scripts for ...


Kraken Acquires Futures Startup In Deal Worth At Least $100 Million - CoinDesk
04 Feb 2019

Kraken Acquires Futures Startup In Deal Worth At Least $100 Million  CoinDesk

Cryptocurrency exchange services provider Kraken has officially acquired regulated futures trading startup Crypto Facilities in an undisclosed deal valued at ...


Startups: Obtaining Venture Capital Isn't Rocket Science - Forbes
29 Oct 2018

Startups: Obtaining Venture Capital Isn't Rocket Science  Forbes

Venture capital. To many entrepreneurs, just saying this phrase is like tossing a rare filet mignon into a pit of hungry lions. Obtaining venture money means that ...


Venture capital funding for UK tech startups drops 28% in 2018 - ComputerWeekly.com
11 Jan 2019

Venture capital funding for UK tech startups drops 28% in 2018  ComputerWeekly.com

Despite remaining ahead of other European countries, venture capital investment in UK tech startups has suffered in 2018 due to political uncertainty.


How venture capital can harm your startup The venture capital world is often at odds with - The Hustle
16 Jun 2018

How venture capital can harm your startup The venture capital world is often at odds with  The Hustle

VC funding is often viewed as a benchmark of success for startups -- but sometimes, it does more harm than good.


With an Increase in Venture Capital Mega Deals, How Can Startups Stand Out? - Entrepreneur
05 Nov 2018

With an Increase in Venture Capital Mega Deals, How Can Startups Stand Out?  Entrepreneur

While a great idea or product may put your emerging growth company in the running, breaking away from the crowd does take a significant amount of ...


This is the one question a top SA venture capitalist asks startups before she invests - Business Insider South Africa
31 Aug 2018

This is the one question a top SA venture capitalist asks startups before she invests  Business Insider South Africa

A CEO who directs over $1 billion in investment says the reason why an entrepreneur starts a company should be the biggest consideration before anyone ...


Bain Capital Ventures has a fresh $1B to invest in startups - TechCrunch
14 Nov 2018

Bain Capital Ventures has a fresh $1B to invest in startups  TechCrunch

Bain Capital Ventures (BCV), the venture capital arm of the private equity giant Bain Capital, has brought in $1 billion to invest in startups across industries and ...


Circle’s Head of Partnerships Joins Blockchain Startup Celo - Cointelegraph
06 Feb 2019

Circle’s Head of Partnerships Joins Blockchain Startup Celo  Cointelegraph

News. Chuck Kimble, who helped to launch the USD-pegged stablecoin USD Coin (USDC) at crypto finance company Circle, has reportedly joined blockchain ...


The rise of giant consumer startups that said no to investor money - Recode
29 Aug 2018

The rise of giant consumer startups that said no to investor money  Recode

A new breed of entrepreneurs is creating huge consumer brands — like MVMT and Tuft & Needle — without venture capital, and laughing all the way to the ...


Four Ways To Fund Your Startup Without Venture Capital - Forbes Now
15 Aug 2018

Four Ways To Fund Your Startup Without Venture Capital  Forbes Now

Most financial institutions don't work with early stage startups, which is why founders are turning to angel investors and venture capitalists for funding. Today ...


More startups have an unfamiliar message for venture capitalists: Get lost - The Business Times
12 Jan 2019

More startups have an unfamiliar message for venture capitalists: Get lost  The Business Times

THE BUSINESS TIMES Garage - [NEW YORK] On a sunny Saturday morning in New York City a few months ago, a group of 50 startup founders gathered in the ...


A Guide To Venture Capital Financings For Startups - Forbes Now
29 Mar 2018

A Guide To Venture Capital Financings For Startups  Forbes Now

Entrepreneurs will be better prepared to obtain venture capital financing if they understand the process, the anticipated deal terms, and the potential issues that ...


Microsoft venture capital arm M12 expands to India, invests in healthcare data startup - GeekWire
16 Jan 2019

Microsoft venture capital arm M12 expands to India, invests in healthcare data startup  GeekWire

Microsoft's venture capital arm M12 has made its first ever investment in a startup based in India. M12 made an investment of an undisclosed amount in ...


We Asked 66 Startups Just How Bad This Crypto Winter Has Been - CoinDesk
31 Jan 2019

We Asked 66 Startups Just How Bad This Crypto Winter Has Been  CoinDesk

“Crypto winter” has come and taken its toll on a number of prominent payrolls. However, a survey by CoinDesk of 66 startups has found that the majority say ...


BR ANALYSIS. Corporate venture capital starting to gain ground on local startup scene - Business Review
04 Jan 2019

BR ANALYSIS. Corporate venture capital starting to gain ground on local startup scene  Business Review

Corporations have developed fully fledged venture capital arms that are actively looking for startups with the potential to become unicorns with global.


TOP 50: Europe's most influential women in the startup and venture capital space - EU-Startups
29 Oct 2018

TOP 50: Europe's most influential women in the startup and venture capital space  EU-Startups

Since women are still heavily underrepresented in the startup world, we think it's time to shed some light on all those amazing female entrepreneurs and ...


17 exciting startups you didn't know were backed by Silicon Valley's biggest venture capital firms and startup accelerators - Business Insider
04 Jan 2019

17 exciting startups you didn't know were backed by Silicon Valley's biggest venture capital firms and startup accelerators  Business Insider

If you want to know which start-ups are going to make it big, look at the portfolios of Silicon Valley's biggest venture capital firms and start-up accelerators.


A new foreign investment bill will impact venture capital and the US startup ecosystem - TechCrunch
17 Aug 2018

A new foreign investment bill will impact venture capital and the US startup ecosystem  TechCrunch

President Trump's time in office has been punctuated by rising tension with China on a host of economic issues. He's received bipartisan criticism for the impact ...


Venture capital funding frenzy in B2B startups may continue in 2019 - Livemint
09 Jan 2019

Venture capital funding frenzy in B2B startups may continue in 2019  Livemint

Fewer rounds and bigger values also point to large deal sizes, as investors focus on a few winners from each segment.


China Startups Brace For 'Capital Winter' As VC Funding Slows - Forbes Now
29 Jul 2018

China Startups Brace For 'Capital Winter' As VC Funding Slows  Forbes Now

As China seeks to contain financial risks, one side effect is dwindling venture capital funding in the country. To startups, this means a "capital winter" might be ...


Crypto Startup Wants You to Trade on Exchanges Without Trusting Them - CoinDesk
28 Jan 2019

Crypto Startup Wants You to Trade on Exchanges Without Trusting Them  CoinDesk

A new protocol aims to allow crypto users to maintain control of their private keys while trading on centralized exchanges. Arwen, a startup formerly known as ...


More Venture-Capital Money Is Going Into Fewer Startup Deals - The Wall Street Journal
11 Nov 2018

More Venture-Capital Money Is Going Into Fewer Startup Deals  The Wall Street Journal

The result is a big increase in the size of some early-stage investments and valuations.


The How-To: Choosing The Right Venture Capitalist For Your Startup - Entrepreneur
09 Aug 2018

The How-To: Choosing The Right Venture Capitalist For Your Startup  Entrepreneur

Venture capital is a common parlance in the world of investment, which involves putting in a certain amount of capital in businesses, particularly startups, with ...


Canadian venture capital and startup predictions for 2019 - PE Hub
08 Jan 2019

Canadian venture capital and startup predictions for 2019  PE Hub

For the fifth year running, I am following up my review of my 2018 Canadian tech predictions with a look forward to the funding environment and technology ...


It's Tough to Get Venture Capital If You're Not a White Guy. Now There's a Game-Changing Solution - Inc.
31 Oct 2018

It's Tough to Get Venture Capital If You're Not a White Guy. Now There's a Game-Changing Solution  Inc.

Venture capital isn't the only game in town anymore when it comes to investing in startups. Success is spreading.


Report: Facebook Acquires Blockchain Startup in Apparent First - Cointelegraph
04 Feb 2019

Report: Facebook Acquires Blockchain Startup in Apparent First  Cointelegraph

News. Social media network Facebook has reportedly acquired Chainspace in its first apparent blockchain-related acquisition, Cheddar reports on Feb. 4.


Venture capital and the blockchain will be the talk at Startup Battlefield Africa - TechCrunch
06 Nov 2018

Venture capital and the blockchain will be the talk at Startup Battlefield Africa  TechCrunch

TechCrunch Startup Battlefield returns to Africa next month, and we have an agenda chock-full of interesting panels and our premier startup competition.


Chinese venture capital funds are investing heavily in startups - MyBroadband
17 Dec 2018

Chinese venture capital funds are investing heavily in startups  MyBroadband

If you're impressed by Masayoshi Son's $100 billion Vision Fund, China's $856 billion in “guidance funds” will blow your mind.


Venture Capital Guide: VC's Corner Of The Investment Universe - Crunchbase News
30 Oct 2018

Venture Capital Guide: VC's Corner Of The Investment Universe  Crunchbase News

Here at Crunchbase News, we cover the intersection of technology and money, paying particular attention to venture capital. Exciting? Not to everyone.


A Roundup of Venture Capital Firms Focused On Investing In Veterans - Crunchbase News
12 Nov 2018

A Roundup of Venture Capital Firms Focused On Investing In Veterans  Crunchbase News

One Navy veteran who founded a construction tech startup once told me that veterans could make some of the most successful entrepreneurs because they ...


Positioning Your Startup to Raise Venture Capital Funding - AllBusiness.com
26 Jul 2018

Positioning Your Startup to Raise Venture Capital Funding  AllBusiness.com

By Curt Cuscino. There's a saying in Los Angeles: “Always be camera ready.” Likewise, it can be said for startups: “Always be investor ready.” Are you ...


10 Venture Capital Investors That Every Entrepreneur Should Be Pitching Right Now - Forbes Now
18 Jul 2018

10 Venture Capital Investors That Every Entrepreneur Should Be Pitching Right Now  Forbes Now

Aside from a good pitch deck, one of the most important factors in a successful funding round and a prosperous investor relationship is knowing who to pitch and ...


Why America's Lead in High-Tech Startups Is Eroding - CityLab
09 Oct 2018

Why America's Lead in High-Tech Startups Is Eroding  CityLab

It used to be that 95 percent of global startup and venture-capital activity happened in the U.S. Today, it's just over one-half.


Binance’s Crypto Winter Strategy: Build and Beef Up Partnerships - CoinDesk
04 Feb 2019

Binance’s Crypto Winter Strategy: Build and Beef Up Partnerships  CoinDesk

Malta-based cryptocurrency exchange Binance has an ambitious mandate for its 400 employees in 2019: leverage industry partnerships to diversify the brand ...


The 2019 Agenda For India’s Startups And Venture Capital - BloombergQuint
07 Jan 2019

The 2019 Agenda For India’s Startups And Venture Capital  BloombergQuint

A rising tide of more mature founders including serial entrepreneurs are raising the bar for Indian startups as a whole. The pipeline has always been strong – it's ...


Another food delivery startup, Foodsby, rakes in venture capital funding - TechCrunch
28 Aug 2018

Another food delivery startup, Foodsby, rakes in venture capital funding  TechCrunch

Foodsby, the provider of a lunch delivery *service* based out of Minneapolis, has raised a $13.5 million Series B led by Piper Jaffray Merchant Banking. Greycroft ...


Venture capital investment in US companies to hit $100B in 2018 - TechCrunch
09 Oct 2018

Venture capital investment in US companies to hit $100B in 2018  TechCrunch

So many new unicorns valued at $1 billion-plus, countless $100 million venture financings, an explosion of giant funds — it's no surprise 2018 is shaping up to ...


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